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  1. Renovation of magistracy building to start in autumn

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... to similar projects in Hong Kong, he said, including going through the Antiquities and Monuments Office and Antiquities Advisory Board, and would be completed before the college opened. The college ...

  2. Board's rating move could save west wing

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to rate the historical value of the entire complex- the west wing, east wing and main building. Chairman of the Antiquities Advisory Board Bernard Chan said yesterday the rating would be conducted ... The decision was made yesterday as concern groups urged Antiquities Advisory Board members to preserve Government Hill- including the complex- by giving it a historic rating. But Chan said the existing ...

  3. Advisory body to meet in public

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... After 30 years of deliberating behind closed doors, the Antiquities Advisory Board decided yesterday it will start holding meetings in public. Beside opening up hearings on controversial projects involving heritage sites, agendas and documents will also be released. The new policy will start with the next board meeting in May. However, some members held differing interpretations ...

  4. Activists get artistic in quest to save west wing from demolition

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 2 heritage status by the Antiquities Advisory Board last month, which would not stop its demolition to make way for a 32-storey commercial building. The chairman of the board, Bernard Chan, resigned ... Romance, played Cantonese folk songs, and a few of the conservationists danced in the open space outside the Court of Final Appeal. Meanwhile the antiquities board held a public consultation on its ...

  5. Private office idea for HQ's west wing

    Posted May 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... be converted into grade-A offices for private use. Bernard Chan, chairman of the Antiquities Advisory Board, set out his views on controversial plans to redevelop the building for the first time yesterday, a month before the board meets to decide on the heritage rating for the entire complex. The board's decision will be based on the recommendations of a panel of heritage experts, which ...

  6. Group wants Edinburgh Place to be given monument status

    Posted Nov 10th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Advisory Board. He hoped the board would make the cluster, including the Star Ferry clock tower and memorial garden next to City Hall, a historic grade one landscape, and the group would ask ... cluster. The chairman of the Antiquities Advisory Board, Bernard Chan, said the board welcomed proposals from the public, but it would only be discussed after the board finished the grading ...

  7. Heritage assessment reform to exclude collective memory

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government promises under the proposals to consider declaring as a monument 'each and every' building graded by the board as having 'outstanding merit'. The reform is set out in an 11-page document to be tabled at the Antiquities Advisory Board meeting tomorrow. It follows criticism by conservationists that the existing grading system is often made irrelevant because ...

  8. Are clock tower protests the shape of things to come?

    Posted Dec 17th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... and greater participation in decision-making. As the standoff dragged on, Legco and statutory advisory bodies such as the Antiquities Advisory Board, which should reflect public opinion, were fingered ... the Legislative Council, the Town Planning Board, Central and Western District Council and the Star Ferry Company. Calls for a rethink of the decision or a delay in the demolition were therefore ...

  9. Many government departments would be willing to use renovated west wing

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... At the same time that the Antiquities Advisory Board recommended retaining the former central government offices as a heritage compound, the government announced it was sticking to its ... looking for space. Most perplexing is that, in parallel, the government has been given approval from the Town Planning Board to occupy yet another eight precious waterfront sites, this time ...

  10. West wing grading 'not final'

    Posted Jun 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com The head of the Antiquities Advisory Board, who cast a deciding vote on the heritage rating of a former government building that is slated for demolition, ... still has not been processed by the board. A Town Planning Board member said of the rating: 'I respect the decision made by the Antiquities Advisory Board. The building is not highly ...




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